Build A Better You!

Community Education classes at Harford Community College provide exciting learning, social, and cultural experiences for adults. Choose from financial planning and personal enrichment courses, thought-provoking seminars and lectures, fitness programs, art classes, or travel to international, local, and regional destinations.

Classes are scheduled in a variety of formats to accommodate most schedules, including day or evening classes, classes that meet for multiple sessions, or classes that meet in a one-day format.

We value lifelong learning as the foundation for a better life. Take advantage of the many fun and exciting programs in Community Education:

Arts and Humanities

Foster your creativity by exploring the arts. Classes are offered in drawing, painting, photography, history, literature, and more.

Boating Safety

Maryland Basic Boating Certification is required for anyone born after July 1, 1972 to operate a registered pleasure vessel on Maryland waters.  

Cooking, Crafts, and Hobbies

Cook up a storm making gourmet meals or healthy snacks.  Not a fan of the kitchen?  Cook up your favorite craft or explore a new hobby.

Health and Fitness

A new, state-of-the-art facility awaits you.  What are you waiting for?


Planning a trip? Hosting an exchange student? Interested in your heritage?  Find the right language class for you.


Learn while you explore the world around you!


Personal Finance

Plan for your financial future no matter what your age. 

Motorcycle Safety

We provide the bikes, the helmets, and the instruction.  All we need is you!  Learn to be safe on the road and if you qualify, earn your motorcycle license upon completion.  Must pass both a skills test and a written test to qualify.

New Age

Curious about Chakras, Archangels, Numerology, Angels and Spirit Guides?  Try a class.

Driver Education

All Maryland residents 15 and older need a driver's education course to obtain a Maryland Drivers License. The course meets the MVA Graduated License Program.  Additional hours behind the wheel are also available for those who need extra practice.